The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.
Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.
JAC TALKS: TIMOTHY B. NEARY- CROSSING PARISH BOUNDARIES: RACE, SPORTS, AND CATHOLIC YOUTH IN MID-TWENTIETH CENTURY CHICAGO Friday, May 5th Doors at 5:30 pm Talk at 6:00 pm Timothy B. Neary Executive Director, Urban History Association Associate Professor of History, Coordinator of American Studies, Salve Regina University Neary earned his bachelor’s degree in American studies[…..]More Info
Classical music as played by the incredible talents of the Heifetz International Music Institute! This program is an amazing opportunity for the region to experience world-class musicians in a meaningful way and in an intimate setting. JAC is thrilled to announce our May 2017 classical music residency in partnership with the acclaimed Heifetz International[…..]More Info
THERAPEUTIC THEATRE: Four Legs to Stand On Part of COAAST‘s 2017 Spring Tour First time performed in-the-round – intimate theater experience 35-minute play followed by Q&A talkback Friday, June 2nd 7:00 pm $20 General Admission | $18 JAC Members CODAC will be at the performance as a community resource This event is sponsored by Recovery[…..]More Info
Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.
Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.
Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!
Robert Shaw, Man of Many Voices Thursday, May 18th, 7 pm $10 at the Door Learn more here This Film Screening is sponsored by Mansions and Manors Save Save Save
Untitled (not titled yet) Sam Duket & Brad Fesmire April 27 – June 10, 2017 An exhibition of new work by Sam Duket and Brad Fesmire that collectively addresses themes of the labor, structure and craft. These ideas connect through a shared perspective on memory, making and monument, and for this exhibition manifest themselves[…..]
JAMESTOWN — It seems there is never a dull moment at the Out-of-the-Box Art Studio operated by Bridges Inc. Rhode Island artists with developmental disabilities are in and out of the studio on Clinton Avenue throughout the day. Their paintings, sculptures, fabrics, collages and other works fill the studio. It recently received a $2,300 grant[…..]